The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Dr George Akuffo Dampare, has left Accra for the Islamic Senior High School in Kumasi following the disturbances and Police shooting on the campus.
A statement issued by the Police Administration said “The Inspector General of Police is proceeding to Kumasi for a first-hand assessment of the situation. The Police have commenced investigation into the incident”.
”On Monday, June 13, 2022, some students of the Islamic Senior High School at Abrepo, Kumasi in the Ashanti Region, took to the streets and blocked the road to allegedly protest against frequent accidents in front of their school,” the statement explained.
Some 30 students are currently on admission in two separate hospitals after the Police allegedly fired live bullets into the crowd who were demonstrating.